Awards at the Virtual ECP 2021

Congratulations to all awardees! 

Best Oral Free Paper Prizes

Deep proteomic profiling reveals two major subgroups in the extracellular matrix of salivary gland carcinomas

Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 Positivity in Gallbladder Carcinoma is Associated with Papillary Structure and Shows Bidirectional Prognostic Value

Significant inter- and intra-laboratory variation in Gleason grading of prostate cancer: a nationwide study of 35,258 patients in The Netherlands.

Christoph Arolt,Germany

Lingli Chen, China

Rachel Flach, The Netherlands

Best Poster Prizes

Copy number alteration influences tumor microenvironment in breast cancer


NTRK gene fusion detection over more than 100 paediatric undifferentiated round cell sarcomas: diagnostic opportunities and pitfalls

Deeper sections reveal residual tumor cells in rectal cancer specimens diagnosed with complete pathological regression following neoadjuvant treatment

Chiara Rossi, Italy

Filippo Nozzoli, Italy

Lasse Slumstrup, Denmark

Virchows Archiv Prize for the Best Paper of the Year 2020

The evolution of pulmonary pathology in fatal COVID-19 disease: an autopsy study with clinical correlation

Dr. Hans Bösmüller et al., Germany

Virchows Archiv - European Journal of Pathology

George Tiniakos Award

(Best free-paper presentation in Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreatobiliary Pathology)

Shrinkage versus fragmentation response in neoadjuvant treated oesophageal adenocarcinoma: significant prognostic relevance

Christina Graham Martinez, The Netherlands

Mihatsch-Ferluga Award

(Michael J. Mihatsch & Dusan Ferluga Award for transplant and native kidney pathology)

A Decentralised Kidney Transplant Biopsy Classifier Incorporating Different Molecular Platforms

Application of direct stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy (dSTORM) to the histological analysis of human glomerular disease

Iacopo Cristoferi, Italy

Edwin Garcia, UK

Pulmonary Pathology Working Group Poster Prize

Potential role of Tenascin C (TNC) in human lung adenocarcinoma progression

Martin Schlensog, Germany

Multicentre evaluation of the Idylla™ GeneFusion cartridge in lung cancer

Audrey Lupo, France

Pathobiology Prize (kindly awarded by Karger)

Impact of SARS-COV-2 on fetus and placenta of pregnant women affected by COVID-19. Study of 177 cases received during the pandemic

Lourdes Naranjo Ruiz-Atienza, Spain